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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 163° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.68 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.4"1000.58 miwest0° 00' 46.1"0.88 misouth1000.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 18.1"0.34 mieast0° 18' 22.1"21.05 misouth21.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' South, Longitude: 169° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 42.5"957.75 miwest0° 06' 39.6"7.63 misouth957.51 mi
24 hours346° 00' 43.9"928.51 miwest2° 09' 18.4"148.22 misouth934.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 11:50 AM436 km271 miles235 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 11:50 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 11:50 AM741 km460 miles400 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 11:50 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Mon 1:50 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 12:50 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneMon 10:50 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 10:50 AM1851 km1150 miles999 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 10:50 AM1863 km1157 miles1006 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 12:50 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmEast-northeast ENE
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